Math Vocabulary – Match the word to its definition.

Column A

1.

Exponents:

Exponents

2.

Term:

Term

3.

Variables:

Variables

4.

Coefficient:

Coefficient

5.

Constant:

Constant

Column B

a.is a number by itself or the product of a number and variable (or more than one variable).

b.is a number that stays fixed in an expression

c.the number in front of a variable

d.letters or symbols used in place of a quantity we do not know yet.

e.is the number of times the BASE NUMBER is multiplied by itself.